Center for African American Health

Denver, CO - Statewide Services
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Center for African American Health

As an Enrollment Center for Connect for Health Colorado, our health enrollment program can assist with coverage options from Medicaid, Child Health Plan Plus, ACA Plans and Tax Credits, and OmniSalud, specifically for undocumented individuals and families.

Services:

Get connected to different affordable healthcare plans with support, information, education, resources, and more.

Community members can get connected with different affordable healthcare plans through this program supported by Connect for Health Colorado®. We offer support, information, education, resources, and more to ensure the community has access to quality healthcare.

Connect for Health Colorado® is Colorado’s official health insurance marketplace and the only place to apply for financial help to reduce your monthly health insurance costs. The financial help you can get through Connect for Health Colorado to lower your monthly payment is called a Premium Tax Credit. Coloradans who qualify for financial help may also qualify for healthcare discounts, called cost-sharing reductions, that lower the amount you pay when you use your plan. Healthcare discounts are available on silver-level plans sold through Connect for Health Colorado.

Center for African American Health is a Connect for Health Colorado Enrollment Center in Denver with certified assisters to recommend a health insurance plan based on your specific needs, help you apply for financial help, and help you sign up for that plan. All health insurance plans sold through Connect or Health Colorado cover essential health benefits and you cannot be charged more or prevented from getting the care you need because of a pre-existing condition.

Connect for Health Colorado® offers health insurance plans from the following companies depending on where you live:

  • Anthem
  • Cigna
  • Denver Health Medical Plan
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans

    Similar services available:

    Grief Counseling Services- Judi’s House

    Judi’s House provides support to children and families grieving a death. Services are provided to youth ages 3 to 25, and their families at no charge.

    Trauma & Disaster Recovery Clinic at DU

    The Trauma & Disaster Recovery Clinic (TDRC) provides psychological support to individuals and communities who have experienced stress, adversity and/or trauma. We utilize an integrative, need and strengths-based approach that is culturally informed. Our services are continually evaluated to ensure effectiveness and are not restricted by status.

    Aurora Mental Health & Recovery

    Aurora Mental Health & Recovery is a SAMHSA Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic offering services to address a wide range of mental health conditions. Individuals and families rely on us to help them cope with a variety of challenges. Our staff of physicians, nurses, psychologists, therapists, and peers works with all age groups, from children to seniors.

    No Cost Mental Wellbeing Support for Immigrants – DCAC

    Our Immigrant Family Initiative provides mental health services specifically to families and children who are experiencing trauma or stress as a result of their immigration status or situation.
    Services offered to families experiencing trauma due to immigration.

    Services Available
    Trainings- empower families in growth and well- being

    Support groups- to share stories and heal from experiences.

    Individual/family therapy- bilingual therapists with experience with immigration issues who individuals and families through, heal, and overcome experiences.

    365 Health

    Low-Cost and Free Screenings at Health Fairs
    Register online or walk in day of to receive affordable, high-quality health screenings of your choice. You will also have access to free preventive health screenings (varies by location), free vaccinations, a chance to talk to a medical professional one-on-one, and an opportunity to get more information on a range of health topics.

    Benefits in Action – Dental Care

    If you are age 60+, have no dental coverage, and are low income and a Colorado resident, you may qualify for free or low-cost dental care.

    Benefits in Action – Healthcare

    Find health insurance plans that meet your health care needs like OmniSalud through Connect for Health Colorado, or get help enrolling in emergency Medicaid if you have recent emergency room bills.

    Clinica Colorado

    Since June 2011, Clinica Colorado has served populations in Adams County and surrounding areas with low cost, primary health care, especially for those who are uninsured. In Colorado, it is estimated that there remain 350,000 without health insurance even after the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. There may be many reasons that individuals and families are not covered by health insurance and that is who we serve.

    Since we opened, we have had over 44,000 patient visits! Our goal is to serve individuals of all ages, including entire families.

    Intellectual and Developmental Disability Programs- Imagine!

    Imagine! offers services to people with intellectual or developmental disabilities. Some programs are offered regardless of immigration status.

    Servicios De La Raza

    Servicios is committed to continuing to provide the essential services to our community, regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, nationality, creed, or documentation status. These programs include:

    Behavioral health resources including counseling, therapy, substance abuse counseling, and DUI levels I and II education.

    Interested in contacting the Center for African American Health?

    Reach out to them today!

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